Sundress Publications is currently looking to hire for the position of Sundress Reads Editor. This remote, unpaid position will work with a team of interns and outside reviewers to give feedback on reviews prior to drafting them on WordPress as well as join Sundress Publications in continuing its ongoing commitment to service and the importance of highlighting work from the independent publishing community. Sundress created the blog series, Sundress Reads, which features reviews of recent or forthcoming titles from small presses.
The editor will make sure reviews are assigned out, completed, edited, and drafted online as part of the process. The position will require approximately two hours of work per week.
Required qualifications include:
• Submission management
• Keen editorial eye
• Experience with review writing
Preferred qualifications include:
• Database management and/or experience in Microsoft Excel
• Staff management
• WordPress experience
Applicants are welcome to telecommute and therefore are not restricted to living in any particular location. Sundress Publications is staffed entirely by volunteers, so this position, as with all positions at the press, is unpaid. All Sundress staff receive opportunities to attend residencies and retreats at discounted prices, teach in our workshop series, and read for contests and open reading periods.
To apply, please send a CV and a brief cover letter detailing your interest in the position to our Managing Editor, Erin Elizabeth Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications are due by May 15, 2023. For more information, visit our website.